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North-east tops UK porn poll
THE north-east of England is the porn capital of the UK, a survey has found.
A whopping 81.4% of people from Newcastle, Sunderland and the wider region said they watch mucky movies.
And 27.9% of those admitted viewing once a week.
People from Swansea and Cardiff and the rest of Wales ranked second in the league table, with 75% saying they viewed porn. Of those, 22.6% watched once a week.
East Anglia, including Norwich, was third with
73.2% admitting to watching at home and 28.1% doing so once a week.
The area watching the least porn was the south-west where just 64.2% owned up.
The poll of 2,000 men and women in 12 regions, found
24.1% of people watched porn once a week and 8.3% once a day or more often.
Some 57.6% said they had watched porn with their partner while 41.8% said they had not.
And 23.6% said porn had made their sex life better while 66% said it had not made a difference. Seven per cent said it had made it worse.
Manchester and the northwest polled fourth highest on 72.5%, followed in fifth place by Northern Ireland on
Yorkshire and Humberside, including Sheffield, Leeds and Bradford, came sixth on
70.9%, followed by the southeast on 70.1%. Eighth place went to the West Midlands on 70%.
London was 11th in the league table with 68.2% saying they were porn fans. The East Midlands came in 10th on
Scotland was also well down the table, with people from Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the country in ninth place on 69.7%.
The sex life survey was carried out for International Andrology, one of the world’s leading clinics specialising in men’s sexual and reproductive health.
■ SURVEY: Almost 60% of people watch porn with a partner